Careers advice

Leaving school, or in College and still not sure what to do? Or perhaps you're thinking of changing direction? No problem. Our ASPECT team provides advice and guidance and is here to help you.

We're here to provide you with lots of support so you can make an informed choice about the way forward. Our staff are qualified to provide you with the information, advice and guidance you may need on the wide range of courses the College has to offer and their related career pathways. 

Weston College is a licensed user of the Kudos programme and Career Coach software, additionally, ASPECT produces a wide range of resources to support both prospective and current learners and their parents / carers understand the vast amount of options available to them at Weston College and whatever their next step might be.

The team has played a fundamental part in helping secure the college the Matrix accreditation and the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership Employability Chartermark. Winning of Beacon Award marks an excellent first year for ASPECT. It is a real testament to the staff who continuously go above and beyond to support our learners and school partners.

ASPECT work across all college campuses delivering a range of tutorials and IAG sessions focusing on UCAS, Student Finance, Employment and preparing learners for the world of work. The team coordinates a number of activities, projects and information evenings, such as the College's Brighter Futures Fair to provide learners with the opportunity to access information and advice on local employers and further training opportunities.

If you are aged 18 and under, ASPECT can help you with:

  • Developing a CV
  • Searching for part-time jobs
  • Identifying your key strengths and skills
  • Explore career options

Are you aged 14 to 19 and living in the South West?

Want to find out more about:

  • Your choices at ages 14 to 18?
  • Different job sectors and what they are looking for?
  • Working and studying — including apprenticeship and university-level study?

Get the information you need to help you plan your future work and study at www.careerpilot.org.uk

Leaving school, or in College and still not sure what to do? Or perhaps you're thinking of changing direction? No problem. Our ASPECT team provides advice and guidance and is here to help you.

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